Rangers 5, New Jersey Devils 3
POST-GAME NOTES: STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS ROUND 1, GAME 5
Recap | Box Score
THREE STARS OF THE GAME
1. J. JAGR-- NYR
2. C. DRURY -- NYR
3. P. ELIAS -- NJD
* Game 5 marked the only time in the series that the team that scored first lost.
* The Rangers outscored the Devils 19-10 in the five games after a 17-9 edge in the regular season.
* The Blueshirts have beaten New Jersey in four of five playoff series. The only loss came two years ago when the Devils swept the Rangers.
* Henrik Lundqvist finished with 26 saves. He did not lose a game in regulation to the Devils all season and was in net for all 11 combined regular-season and playoff victories.